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Roper Industries, Inc. (ROP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 08, 2015

Roper Industries, Inc. ( ROP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 08, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 24, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ROP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $172.13, the dividend yield is .58%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ROP was $172.13, representing a -1.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $174.19 and a 35.8% increase over the 52 week low of $126.75.

ROP is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). ROP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.4. Zacks Investment Research reports ROP's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 6.48%, compared to an industry average of 11.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ROP Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to ROP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have ROP as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Water Resource Port ( PHO )
  • PowerShares Global Water Portfolio ( PIO )
  • First Trust ISE Water Index Fund ( FIW )
  • PowerShares Cleantech Portfolio ( PZD )
  • Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF ( CZA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of 4.38% over the last 100 days. PHO has the highest percent weighting of ROP at 8.87%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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